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New: Making the right decisions in chess - Fundamentals by GM Elisabeth Paehtz

by ChessBase Shop - 16/01/2023

The theme of “decision-making” is an essential part of every chess game. At every moment of the game, you must make a decision that is not only tactical; as psychology, structural preferences, positional basics and good variation calculation are all part of the process of making the right decision. It is said that, decisions are always right, only in retrospect we realize how incorrect we were. To improve one's decision-making ability, one must get this DVD which covers various aspects of decision making in chess by Germany number one for over two decades and only woman to have a Grandmaster title, Elisabeth Paehtz. Photo: ChessBase

Making the right decisions in chess - Fundamentals

On my video course, I shed light on various fundamentals in chess, and help to master the right decisions in all types of positions. In a total of 6 chapters, we look at the following aspects: the right decision based on tactical factors, decisions in exchanges and moves, complex and psychological decisions in longer games and in defence.


With this, I hope to give the viewer an overall impression of the different phases and areas during a game of chess - with the result of making every player a master in decision-making.

 

• Video running time: 4 hours 30 minutes (English)

• With interactive training including video feedback

• Training with ChessBase apps - Play key positions against Fritz on various levels

 

Including download & stream for iPad, tablet etc: can be unlocked with imprinted key

Sample Video

System requirements

Minimum:

PC, 2 GHz, 1 GB RAM, Windows 8.1, DirectX11 graphic card with 256 MB RAM, Windows Media Player 9 and internet connection for program activation.

 

Recommended:

PC Intel Core i7, 2.8 GHz, 4 GB RAM, Windows 10, DirectX11 graphic card (or compatible) with 512 MB RAM or better, 100% DirectX10 compatible sound card, Windows Media Player 11 and internet connection for program activation.

About Elisabeth Paehtz

Elisabeth Pähtz: 2002 World Champion U18, 2004 Vice World Champion U20, 2005 World Champion U20, 2012 Vice European Champion in Blitz Chess, Member of the German National Team, since 2022 International Grandmaster (GM), since 2001 Woman Grandmaster (WGM), since 2004 International Master (IM)


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